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OOM Killer with Message "Memory cgroup out of memory" Once the Resources Reaching Control Groups Confined Limitations (Doc ID 1961527.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 04, 2018

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 6.0 and later
Linux x86-64


Control groups had been configured for some applications. Below messages were noticed in system logs after running processes for some time:


To limit CPU and memory resources for the cgroup "test", cgroup had been configured in /etc/cgconfig.conf and control groups rules had been set in /etc/cgrules.conf.


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